!!CHEAP!! fretless, good or bad?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Obsolex, May 4, 2003.

  1. Obsolex

    Obsolex Guest

    Nov 17, 2002
    I was thinking of starting to learn fretless, but I don't really want to invest hundreds of dollars on one, and not really use it... So would it be worth it to get like, a 1-300 dollar one? _-soto-_
  2. rockbassist1087

    rockbassist1087 Guest

    Nov 29, 2002
    Long Island, NY
    I'm not positive, but I think its alright. I'm actually planning on doing the same thing. I'm hoping to get a MIM fretless fender or an Essex fretless jazz.
  3. tubster


    Feb 5, 2003
    Southwest Spain
    Try an MTD - I have an immaculate fretless Kingston 4 (ebony with phenolic fretboard) for $299.00
  4. cheap fretless = good idea

    If you're not sure that is. Buy cheap, no worries.
  5. dabshire


    Dec 15, 2002
    McKinney, TX
    I just got an MTD Kingston 5 used on ebay for $450 . Sounds good, and the neck is great, but the original owner did install a Bartolini pre in it...